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LSU's Carter wins unprecedented 100-400 sprint double

Updated: June 10, 2006, 9:18 PM ET
Associated Press

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- Xavier Carter can claim one of the greatest performances in the history of college track, one so good that it rivals none other than Jesse Owens.

The LSU sophomore became the first person to win the 100 and 400 meters at the NCAA track and field championships Saturday, running down the competition in races just 31 minutes apart.

He finished his day as the anchor of the winning 1,600-meter relay team. Combined with the winning 400 relay team ...

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